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WTF are the mum's net abbreviations?!

(16 Posts)
MumaPhotographer Sat 15-Apr-17 11:57:51

Hey. New here blush loving it but totally confused with the abbreviations. Eg DH - husband... But what's the D for? Etc. What would I call my son in mum's net talk?!

gamerchick Sat 15-Apr-17 12:00:48

There's a list somewhere, can't remember where though.

You don't have to use them though if you don't want.

ssd Sat 15-Apr-17 12:00:57

D stands for darling...cringey I know

there used to be an acronym list somewhere, don't know where it went

RainbowCake Sat 15-Apr-17 12:02:15

Ds=dear son
Dd=dear daughter
Pil=parents in law
Sil=sister in law

Passmethecrisps Sat 15-Apr-17 12:03:17

Here ya go list

MumaPhotographer Sat 15-Apr-17 12:14:13

Oh I was thinking it was D for Damn wink

MumaPhotographer Sat 15-Apr-17 12:16:24

PassmetheCrisps thanks for the lists. PS. How do I tag or quote a person?! Sorry major newbie here flowersgincake thanks

gamerchick Sat 15-Apr-17 12:36:41

Or dickhead depending on mood wink

If you want to quote put a * before and after the piece of text you've pasted into the reply box.

If you want to tag it's @username I think.

MumaPhotographer Sat 15-Apr-17 12:54:23

@gamerchick thanks grin

MumaPhotographer Sat 15-Apr-17 12:54:25

@gamerchick thanks grin

Whereismumhiding2 Sat 15-Apr-17 12:59:08

Can anyone help with the others?
What is PITA and HTH? And is LTB is Leave The bastard?

gamerchick Sat 15-Apr-17 13:00:37

Pain in the arse, hope that helps and yes it does.

Whereismumhiding2 Sat 15-Apr-17 13:02:11

Oh @Passmethecrisps you already did a list link. That's fab!!

beekeeper17 Sat 15-Apr-17 13:04:19

Oh I was so glad to find this list as I couldn't figure out what NC meant, and it's not even on the list! I thought it meant name change but I've seen it used a few times in a different context where that just wouldn't make sense.

Who can help me out here?!

RitzyMcFee Sat 15-Apr-17 13:07:24


It can definitely be used for name change too.

tribpot Sat 15-Apr-17 13:09:55

There's no way to quote someone, @MumaPhotographer so if you want to refer to some text from a previous post, you copy and paste it into your post and use either ^ at either end to make it italic or * to make it bold.

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